Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iSeries in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited iSeries over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM iSeries
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 217 243
Rank change year-on-year 0 +26 +5
Permanent jobs citing iSeries 8 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.14% 0.039% 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Scotland median annual salary £26,250 - £52,000
10th Percentile £25,125 - £42,050
90th Percentile £28,375 - £62,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -1.23%

iSeries is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2207 1984 2684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 39.50% 38.40% 41.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1365 1124 1606
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

iSeries
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing iSeries as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for iSeries in Scotland

iSeries
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing iSeries in Scotland.

Salary trend for iSeries in Scotland

iSeries
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing iSeries within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -5 7 £26,250 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
iSeries
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing iSeries also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for iSeries.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) Power BI
3 3 (37.50%) AS400
3 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (37.50%) DB2
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) RPG
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) KANA
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP

iSeries
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
1 3 (37.50%) Power BI
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Product Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Business Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) AS400 Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (37.50%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Case Management
2 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) RPG
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
1 4 (50.00%) JD Edwards
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) KANA
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle